FHL Seeks Project Manager for High Line Master Plan

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FHL Seeks Project Manager for High Line Master Plan

A design master plan for the High Line's conversion to public open space will be developed between now and Winter 2004/5 under the guidance of a steering committee comprised of representatives from FHL and the City of New York. FHL seeks a Project Manager to manage FHL's role in the master plan's development.

Primary Responsibilities of the Project Manager
  • Act as primary liaison between design team and working group made up of FHL and City representatives

  • Create and manage a schedule of design deliverables, public meetings, site visits, and working group/steering committee review meetings and work sessions

  • Coordinate production of documents requiring input from multiple working group members

  • Research and evaluate NYC code requirements and prepare briefings

  • Manage project budget and City, State, and Federal funding applications

  • Coordinate community input sessions with design team and community representatives

  • Oversee production of all meeting materials and presentation and exhibition materials related to design process
Desired Experience for the Project Manager
  • 3 years work experience in a relevant field(s), including government relations, community outreach, architecture, landscape, and/or planning

  • Excellent project management skills

  • Experience administering contracts

  • Excellent skills in MS PowerPoint, MS Excel, MS Word, and MS Project
  • (or equivalent)
Salary
Commensurate with experience

To Apply
Send resume, cover letter, and three professional reference contacts via postal mail and/or e-mail to:

Friends of the High Line
Attn: Human Resources - Project Manager
430 West 14th Street, Suite 304
New York, NY 10014
jobs@thehighline.org

No phone calls, please.
FHL is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply.